The Resource A study of a mixed blood Aboriginal minority in the pastoral west of New South Wales

A study of a mixed blood Aboriginal minority in the pastoral west of New South Wales

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A study of a mixed blood Aboriginal minority in the pastoral west of New South Wales
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A study of a mixed blood Aboriginal minority in the pastoral west of New South Wales
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Summary
Based on fieldwork in the far west of N.S.W. in 1957-8 (Murrin Bridge, Wilcannia, Euabalong, Lake Cargelligo); p.1-31; Introduction, field work, Aboriginal to white population ratio, assimilation; p.32-63; Traditional locations of Wiradjeri, Bagundji and Maliangaba groups, history of white contact, foundation of Aborigines Protection Board, breakdown of tribal traditions; p.64-82; The Aborigine as a citizen, discussion of legal status, reserves, liquor, A.P.B. policies, housing, education; p.83-123; Aboriginal administration, Murrin Bridge (describes settlement, relations between Aborigines & police, influence of manager), Wilcannia (description, roles of police & settlement supervisor), Euabalong & Hillston (liquor question, adjustment; to town life); p.124-137; Migration & settlement, tables show places of origin of present settlement inhabitants, movements of families & individuals; p.138-172; Marriage & the family, kinship, sexual relations, family relations, discipline; p.173- 189; Ownership, household composition, ownership of housing, rights of lodgers, rights to material goods; p.190-222; Getting a living, occupational status, employment, job preferences, wages, industrial relations; p.223-241; Significance of liquor (mainly at Murrin Bridge & Wilcannia), drinking habits; p.242- 267; Aboriginal-white interaction, intermarriage, social relations; p.268-296; Aboriginal society, kinship, leadership
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1931-
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Beckett, Jeremy
Dissertation note
M.A. Thesis - Australian National University, 1958
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A study of a mixed blood Aboriginal minority in the pastoral west of New South Wales
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Publication
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pls.; diag.; tbls.; maps; Typescript
Control code
M0032977
Extent
[xi, 304] p.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Open copying, closed quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
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0056245
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A study of a mixed blood Aboriginal minority in the pastoral west of New South Wales
Publication
Note
pls.; diag.; tbls.; maps; Typescript
Control code
M0032977
Extent
[xi, 304] p.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Open copying, closed quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0056245

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